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Dasan Ahanu

Dasan Ahanu is a public speaker, organizer, workshop facilitator, poet, spoken word performer, songwriter, writer, emcee, and loyal Hip Hop head. An active part of North Carolina’s arts community, Dasan has hosted, coordinated, and promoted cultural arts and Hip Hop events across the state. He also develops creative writing programs with various arts organizations and institutions.

Rapsody Coming Home

We love lyricists. We follow their words closely and admire how they weave rhymes into beats with amazing dexterity. For many lyricists the...

Dasan Ahanu

Home is Where the Word is: City Soul Café Open Mic

City Soul Café at the Smokin Grooves Bar & Grill is where new voices have an opportunity to express themselves in an open and welcoming...

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Dasan Ahanu at TEDxDuke

Check out Oak City Hustle contributor Dasan Ahanu speak about a "Shrinking World, Enlighten your Mind and Broaden your Horizons" at...

Dasan Ahanu

The Art of Cool Project is bringing words and music together

There is a major international music festival coming to Durham in the spring of 2014. Ok, maybe you didn’t hear me. I said that there is...

Dasan Ahanu

A New Home for Poetry & Spoken Word in Raleigh

Spoken Word and Poetry has a new home in Raleigh, NC. Award winning Spoken Word artist and Raleigh native Dasan Ahanu has partnered with...

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